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Genus Brachypnoea

eumolp - Brachypnoea Leaf beetle 09.07.11 - Brachypnoea unknown chrysomelid - Brachypnoea Chrysomelidae, frontal - Brachypnoea puncticollis Beetle - Brachypnoea Brachypnoea? - Brachypnoea Brachypnoea sp.? - Brachypnoea Brachypnoea texana
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Long-horned and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Eumolpinae
Tribe Eumolpini
No Taxon (Section Iphimeites)
Genus Brachypnoea
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nodonota
Explanation of Names
Brachypnoea Gistel 1850
Numbers
7 spp. in our area, >130 total(1)
Range
e. US and adjacent Canada, west to the Great Plains(1)
Food
probably polyphagous(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.